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Black bears are medium-sized bears found in North America. The term "black" is a bit of a misnomer as these bears may be brown (cinammon), black, or even white (Kermode). The cubs in these photos represent both the brown and black coloration and are from the same litter.. Black bears may weight as much as 600 pounds, but most are much smaller. Males tend to be larger than the females.
Forests in North America.
These two cubs and a third sibling, not shown, were sent up a tree near me by the sow. She then disappeared into the forest and didn't come back for the cubs for about two hours. This particular family of wild bears was highly habituated to humans and not difficult to photograph.